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Minding heads list of 38 entries for 2017 Tattersalls Gold Cup

March 23, 2017

23rd March 2017

Minding heads list of 38 entries for Tattersalls Gold Cup

Multi Group One and Classic winner Minding is one of 38 entries for the 2017 Tattersalls Gold Cup which takes place at the Curragh on Sunday 28th May. First entries for the Group One contest closed this week and the race will carry record prize money of 300,000 euro this year.

Darley Irish Oaks winner Seventh Heaven, Breeders Cup hero Highland Reel and last year’s Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby runner up Idaho are also among the strong Aidan O’Brien team for the race over ten furlongs.

Melbourne Cup runner up Heartbreak City also features amongst a strong Irish trained contingent which also includes four entries from the Jim Bolger team including Turret Rocks and Moonlight Magic, Success Days trained by Ken Condon, while multi Group one winner The Grey Gatsby, who joined Dermot Weld earlier this year, is one of four entries from the Curragh based trainer.

Dubai Sheema Classic contender Prize Money is one of eleven high class overseas trained entries, which includes the Roger Charlton trained Decorated Knight, Red Verdon trained by Ed Dunlop, So Mi Dar trained by John Gosden and the David O’Meara trained Mondialiste, while last year’s French Derby runner up Zarak is the sole French trained entry.

Supplementary entries can be made on 23rd May 2017

For further information, please contact the Curragh Racecourse, 045 441105 email: info@curragh.ie

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